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Lightweight & Lacy Lollipop Summer Simple Cardigan Crochet Pattern

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The swirls of a bright-colored lollipop are an iconic sign of summer fun. The Lollipop Summer Cardigan Crochet Pattern reflects the carefree summer days with its fun rings around the top yoke.

Throw in some bobble stitches and it’s perfect for a summer afternoon at the farmer’s market or fair. Don’t be fooled by the solid white yarn; this can easily have pops of color by adding rainbow buttons or a brightly colored undershirt. This wide neck cardigan is worked from top-down and in one piece. And if you love this one then you might also enjoy crocheting the Sagebrush Lindy Chain Crochet Sweater or the It's A Wrap Free Easy Crochet Pattern.

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Lollipop Summer Cardigan Video

Supplies:

Crochet Hook:
F/3.75 mm (or hook to obtain gauge)

Notions:
Tapestry Needle
Scissors
8 Buttons
4 Stitch Markers
Sewing Thread and Sewing Needle

Yarn:
WeCrochet Comfy Cotton Fingering (weight 1, 75% Pima Cotton, 25% Acrylic,
218 yds/199 m, 50 g), White.

Yardage:
4 (4, 4, 4, 5) (5, 6, 6, 6) balls or 690 (750, 810, 870,
930) (1000, 1100, 1175, 1225) yards

Gauge:
21 sts x 10 rows = 4” in double crochet

Skill Level:
Intermediate

Size:
XS (S, M, L, 1X) (2X, 3X, 4X, 5X)
Finished Bust with a 4-inch ease: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48) (52, 56, 60, 64)

Notes:
The cardigan is worked from the top down with yoke shaping. The yoke and body will be worked flat, then the sleeves will be worked in the round. There is no need to ch 1 at the beginning of the row; simply start each row with a single crochet in the first st.

Special Stitches

Bobble Stitch (bo): Yo, insert hook into stitch, yo and pull up a loop, yo and pull through 2 loops on the hook; repeat from * to * 4 more times, yo and pull through all 7 loops on the hook.

Stacked Single Crochet (Stsc)- stacked single crochet is used at the beginning of the rows making beginning or row chains unnecessary.

Picot: Ch 3, insert your hook into the third chain from the hook. Yarn over (yo) and draw the yarn through the stitch and through the loop on the hook.

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